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2018 Oates Ends Tempranillo

Margaret River, Western Australia, AUSTRALIA
$27. 99 Bottle
$335.88 Dozen
Minimum 12 bottles
Cellar: Drink now - 5 Years (2021-2026)
ABV: 13.5%
Closure: Stelvin
Deep black dark red colour with a dark red hue. Bay leaf like top notes meld into dark cherry, choc mint and spice notes. Medium bodied, juicy dark cherry and mint flavours overlay earth, dried herbs and spice. Slightly chewy tannins with a fresh yet robust medium length aftertaste.
Cellar 4-5 years.
Alc. 13.5%

Other Reviews….
The bright crimson hue signals a bright, juicy red cherry and pomegranate-filled bouquet and palate. Just when you think there's nothing more to say, an extra plume lifts the finish with a flourish not to be missed. Drink by 2028.
95 points
James Halliday – Australian Wine Companion